Tag Archives: Per Mertesacker

Rambo… first blood, last minute!

Do you remember when the media were gleefully rubbing their hands in anticipation of Arsenal not even making the group stages of this year’s Champions League? Of course you do, how could you forget? Well, last night, in Marseille’s Stade … Continue reading

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Olympiacos preview: unleash the Ox!

With Olympiacos the visitors to north London tonight, it’s perhaps good that last night saw a couple of unexpected results in the Champions League. One of the great truisms of Champions League football is that Greek sides don’t travel well. … Continue reading

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Arsenal v Swansea City: A win’s a win

Slo, the plan for Saturday was to have couple of drinks in Finsbury Park, go and watch Arsenal beat, or hopefully batter, Swansea, before returning to the Twelve Pins for more drinks. That was the plan. As it turned out, … Continue reading

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The Cavalry Comes

I’m going to be doing a bit more of my Arsenal blogging here from now on. Actually, make that a lot more, like all of it. If this bothers anyone, to quote Bill Hicks (which, you may have noticed, I’m … Continue reading

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